Help and How-To

Here are a number of tutorials on how to do some of the most common library and IT functions along with access to our workshop slides and resources. Please let us know if there is something we should add.

Getting Started

What is LITS — Library and Information Technology Services Orientation

LITS Quick Start Guide (Library info)

Goddard College Web-Based Resources Launchpad (links to individual program pages, GNet & SIS)

Library Help, How-Tos, and Workshop Materials

Requesting Materials from the Eliot D. Pratt Library Catalog

Requesting Materials via Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Viewing library catalog video tutorials

Downloading eBooks

Reading and using call numbers

Captioning your own videos for free

Tips for searching via Google

Library Skills Lab

Research & Citation Tutorial (Prezi)

Demystifying Research

Slides (All programs but MFAIA) (PDF)

Slides (MFAIA only) (PDF)

Presenter Notes (PDF)

Resource Handout (PDF)

IT Help, How-Tos, and Workshop Materials

Visit the IT KnowledgeBase for Most Help and How-To’s, including but not limited to:

Printing from your personal computer set-up guide (Plainfield, VT only)

Logging into SIS, GNet, and Goddard email

Connecting to campus WiFi

Changing your Goddard password

Formatting and submitting a final product

Printing a study plan

Making a PDF

Using Zoom for videoconferencing

Introduction for the Student Information System (SIS) workshop presentation

Prezi – All Campuses

Hint: After beginning this presentation, you can click More > Fullscreen to view the presentation at the maximum size your monitor will allow. Use the right arrow to proceed through the presentation. You can go back with the left arrow.